Sports

Hornets Bass Fishing Team Competes At State

After weather postponed the IHSA Bass Fishing State Finals, the Hornets Bass Fishing team finally got on the water at Carlyle Lake on June 14 and June 15. The Hornets had one boat in the State Finals, manned by Tanner McFeron and Jake Kwiatowski. The Hornets caught one fish on the first day of competition,

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Hornets Summer Baseball Dominates Freeburg

The Hornets Summer Baseball team easily defeated Freeburg on June 13 as they cruised to a 16-1 victory in five innings. Nashville used five different pitchers in the game, and broke the game open with 11 runs in the fourth inning. Cameron Parker started the game, and pitched the first inning, giving up a leadoff

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Girls Track All-South Announced

The Hornettes girls track team had a successful season that saw them win the Nashville Invitational and their IHSA Class 1A Sectional for the second straight season. The Hornettes qualified for state in nine different events. Three individuals and two relay teams were named All-South. Taylor Cook, Sydney Schnitker, Jadah Heidel, the 4X400M Relay team,

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Hornettes Named To All-State Teams

Three members of the Nashville Hornettes softball team picked up postseason honors this past week, as the 2017 Class 2A Illinois Coaches Association All-State Teams, and the Southern Illinois Coaches Association All-South Softball Selections were announced. Mackenzie McFeron was selected to the 2017 Class 2A Illinois Coaches Association All-State First Team. Karly Stanowski, and Sophie

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Baseball All-South Announced

After a successful season in which the Hornets won the SIRR Conference: Mississippi Division, won their Regional, and won their Sectional, four Hornets players were named Southern Illinois Coaches Association All South. Hornets coach Chad Malawy was also named the Coach of the Year in Class 2A. Hayden Heggemeier, Cody Bauza, Ryan Brink, and Austin

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Girls Basketball Camps Held At NCHS

Nashville High School played host to Girls Basketball camps this past week,as athletes between 4th and 9th grade took to the floor at Assembly Hall. Coaches pictured are: Dempsey Witte, Jenny Witte, Jordi Harre, Tierny Moore, Gary Mueller, and Doug Althoff. 4th-6th Grade Arabella Alfeldt, Payton Basden, Tessa Bergmann, Jadyn Dees, Lily Emge, Katie Johns,

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Hornet Summer Baseball Sweeps Double Header

Todd Jahnke started the first game for Nashville, and picked up the win, as the Hornets took the game 7-4 The Nashville Hornets baseball team swept a doubleheader this past week by defeating Mt. Vernon 7-4, and 5-1. The summer baseball team for Nashville plays a 22 game schedule, which concludes in early July. In

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Hornettes Volleyball Squad Hands Out Awards

As the 2016-17 school year wound down to a close, the Nashville Hornettes volleyball team handed out team awards for the 2016 season. Six players received awards for their play during the season. The Hornettes finished 14-21 last season, and lost to Althoff in the Regional Semi-Finals. Althoff would go on to finish third in

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Hornets Bass Fishing Team Finishes Second At Conference

From left to right: Tanner McFeron, Coach Doug Borgmann, Grant Reed, Andrew Bierman, Jake Kwiatowski, Coach Jason Alli.   The Nashville Hornets Bass Fishing team competed at the Conference Tournament at Kinkaid Lake just outside of Murphysboro. Eight teams competed in the tournament with Pinckneyville finishing third, Nashville finishing second, and Murphysboro taking first place.

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Athletes Hit The Diamond At NCHS

Nashville High School played host to baseball camps this past week as kids between kindergarten and ninth grade took to the ball diamond for camps held at Nashville Community High School. The Little Sluggers Camp was for kindergarten to third grade and took place June 5 through June 8. Fourth through ninth grade athletes also

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